A39.2 ACUTE MENINGOCOCCEMIA

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A39.2

Short Description: Acute meningococcemia

Long Description: Acute meningococcemia

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Meningococcal infection (A39)
        • A39.2 Acute meningococcemia

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A39.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v32.0)
  • Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis With Mv >96 Hours (870)
  • Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without Mv >96 Hours With Mcc (871)
  • SEPTICEMIA OR SEVERE SEPSIS WITHOUT MV >96 HOURS WITHOUT MCCWithout Mcc (872)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A39.2 Right Arrow 036.2 Meningococcemia
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 A39 Meningococcal infection
2 A39.0 Meningococcal meningitis
3 A39.1 Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome
4 A39.3 Chronic meningococcemia
5 A39.4 Meningococcemia, unspecified
6 A39.5 Meningococcal heart disease
7 A39.50 Meningococcal carditis, unspecified
8 A39.51 Meningococcal endocarditis
9 A39.52 Meningococcal myocarditis
10 A39.53 Meningococcal pericarditis
11 A39.8 Other meningococcal infections
12 A39.81 Meningococcal encephalitis
13 A39.82 Meningococcal retrobulbar neuritis
14 A39.83 Meningococcal arthritis
15 A39.84 Postmeningococcal arthritis
16 A39.89 Other meningococcal infections
17 A39.9 Meningococcal infection, unspecified



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2017